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University of Connecticut-Avery Point

University of Connecticut-Avery Point is an Associate's college with 682 students located in Groton, CT.

Offers Associate Degrees


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UConn's Avery Point campus is a center of excellence for marine and maritime studies. In addition to offering a range of introductory and advanced courses, we provide four-year degrees in Marine Sciences, Maritime Studies and American Studies.

Overlooking Long Island Sound, the Avery Point campus is home to the Connecticut Sea Grant College Program, Project Oceanology, the National Undersea Research Center, and the Long Island Sound Resource Center.

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Student Body

Total Undergraduates 682
Gender 50% Male / 50% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 80% Full Time / 20% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 25% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
White 66%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 3%
International 0%
Hispanic/Latino 10%
Ethnicity Unknown 10%
Black or African American 4%
Asian 6%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%


  • Air Force ROTC
  • Army ROTC

Student Services

  • Career And Alumni Services
  • Libraries
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.)
  • Study Abroad



Administration & Faculty

President Susan Herbst
Accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
Student : Faculty Ratio 13 : 1




Selectivity Score: 58/100

Acceptance Rate: 59.4% accepted of 335 applications

25th - 75th Percentile
ACTComposite22 - 26
SATMath450 - 560
Reading450 - 550

Admissions Websites



Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $8,187 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $5,585
$30K-$48K $7,137
$48K-$75K $9,866
$75K-$110K $11,916
$110K+ $12,622

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $9,256, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.


On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $9,256 Same as On-Campus
Fees $800 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $11,722
Books $850 $850
Total (before financial aid) $10,906 $22,628


On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $28,204 Same as On-Campus
Fees $800 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $11,722
Books $850 $850
Total (before financial aid) $29,854 $41,576

Students Receiving Aid

40% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 54% $5,688
Federal Scholarships/Grants 25% $4,016
Institutional Grants 25% $3,320
Other Federal Grants 2% $1,560
Other Loans 2% $7,143
Pell Grants 25% $3,917
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 16% $1,632
Student Loans 54% $5,895

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Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

29% of students graduated on time.

47% of students graduated in six years.

79% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

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